One FO and New Yarn

The past couple of weeks, I’ve been working mostly on the American Flag Afghan. I’ve gotten to the blue part – am probably about half way through the flag. Problem is . . . I’ve got so many projects I want to work on — am getting easily distracted. For instance, I took a short […]

Better Late?

Late again this week for Yarn Along! I accepted a new position on Monday. Will still be at my current employer (a prestigious University in the southeast) but moving to a new department effective June 1st. Exciting. But I’ll miss my current co-workers who have become very good friends. I finished up my sample Dishie […]

Portable Pattern Love

If you’ve read recent posts what follows goes totally against what I’ve been trying to accomplish — finishing projects already on the needles. Recently I ordered the Dish Towel Kit on Knit Picks. The yarn is Dishie (cotton) and I chose the “soft” colors: brown, off-white, yellow, pink, light green — plus I added a […]

Yarn Along April 17th

My step sister had her beautiful baby on the 11th! She is so cute! I know they’re exhausted, but have been posting pictures on facebook periodically. I can’t wait to meet her! I am trying to be a bit more organized and less impulsive about my knitting. Impulsive — read casting on too many new […]


After taking a look at my project list on Ravelry, I decided I must begin to show some restraint on new projects. I love having several going, but at this point I have too many that have been languishing on the needles far too long. So I’m trying to be disciplined and finish up some […]